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Polar Adventures

607 reviews
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Tromso, Norway
About Polar Adventures
Polar Adventures provides world-class Arctic tours where you can expect adventures with authentic and real experiences. From your transport to accommodation to day and night tours, we will help you plan out various aspects of your itinerary. Our Northern Lights- and Fjord chases are guided by professional tour guides and experienced aurora hunters. Let the adventure begin!
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129 reviews
A fjord cruise from Tromso practically ensures that you'll see some of the Arctic region's most wonderful wildlife. Sail the Arctic waters in a classic wooden boat while searching the sky for seabirds and sea eagles and the water for dolphins, pilot whales, and more. Your guide offers context into wildlife behavior while you keep warm with a hot bowl of soup and freshly caught fish.
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$149.71 per adult
46 reviews
Make the most out of a trip to Tromso's fjords by taking a tour with a guide, who knows ideal spots for photos and where to head for the best chances of encountering Arctic wildlife. Included round-trip transportation from central Tromso ensures that you can focus on the scenery instead of puzzling over directions, and a small-groups size ensures you’ll get plenty of individual attention.
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$149.71 per adult
10 reviews
Increase your chances of seeing whales and seabirds in the wild on this boat tour to Whale Island from Tromso. With wildlife expert guides, cruise to the best locations for spotting humpbacks, orcas, and sea eagles, while learning all about their behavior and the region’s culture. Sit up on deck or inside the cozy salon and keep warm with delicious soup—made with the boat's fresh catch—and beverages.
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$209.60 per adult
24 reviews
Fishing in Norway can be a very cold outdoor activity and the price of planning every detail on your own can really add up. This polar fishing tour takes care of all of the details, including fishing equipment, insulated suits, refreshments, lunch, and transport by boat, for a reasonable price. Plus, your crew and captain are there every step of the way to help hone your fishing skills.
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$155.70 per adult
202 reviews
Head out of Tromso with a guide who knows the best places to see the Northern Lights, aka Aurora Borealis. Your guide stays on top of the weather reports, takes you far out into the arctic nature so you can spot the lights, and will even give you photography tips. Along the way, warm up with hot beverages, and add extra layers with provided insulated overalls.
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$142.52 per adult
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Reviewed yesterday

My mom teaches geography and she was long to experiencing Fjord. This trip was her wish and now it is completed with satisfaction. All staffs are very friendly especially the cook :)

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Yifan G
Reviewed 3 days ago

It was a well organised cruise with very friendly & knowledgeable staff. Good size group to travel with, great fish soup for lunch. We even got to drive the boat! We highly recommend this trip.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank JandRNZ
Reviewed 3 days ago

An enthusiastic, informative guide from France, a positive, smiling and excellent chef and a great captain from Tromsø. We had a positive experience for both the youth and us adults.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank ingunnri
Reviewed 6 days ago

The fjord cruise was well-organised with a relatively small group of participants. The staff was knowledgeable and friendly, We were lucky with the weather, which made a great day out. You also need a bit of luck with the wildlife, although the crew did its...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Tern91
Reviewed 1 week ago

What made our fishing trip so special was not simply the fishing and wonderful scenery. It was meeting the owner of Polar Adventures a truly warm and remarkable lady called Marlena. You could not wish for a better host. She cared deeply about every guest,...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Roman P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had a truly amazing day on this trip. We were met as stated outside the hotel and escorted to the boat. After a safety briefing we set sail for a magic day sailing down the fjords. We were lucky enough to briefly spot a...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank love2travel11111111
Reviewed June 7, 2019 via mobile

It was a great, relaxing trip! The boat was nice and clean, great and friendly staff, just enough people, that it was not overcrowded and of course beautiful nature. We were lucky to see some dolphins as well. The soup they cooked for us (vegetable...More

Thank Legionella84
Reviewed June 6, 2019

Staff are nice and very helpful! I will surely get this tour again! They will help you set your camera, will lend you tripod, will give you cookies and hot chocolates and the bus is comfortable with wi-fi! I will sure get this tour again!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Rodel V
Reviewed May 24, 2019 via mobile

Out of all of the 4 places in Norway we visited, Tromsø was by far our favorite. We had just gotten to Tromsø after completing a 19 mile hike up to Trolltunga in Odda and were exhausted. This cruise was the perfect combination of relaxation...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Hankthetank1029
Reviewed May 23, 2019 via mobile

If there is 1 tour for Tromso, then this is it! Super friendly guys and amazing experience. With fish soup using our fresh catch during the trip itself.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Aaron S
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December 13, 2018|
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Response from Mary B | Reviewed this property |
I also did not arrive on a cruise. However the tourist office is opposite where the cruise ships alight so I am sure you could ask in there
November 15, 2018|
Response from Tony_Fetter |
Our tour guide actually emailed them to us that same night. I received the email within about an hour of being dropped off at our hotel.